Common Types of Cactus

Did you know all cacti are succulents but not all succulents are cacti? Succulents store water in their stem, while cacti have areoles, little bumps on the outside of the plant that spine grows. They only need little attention from you, just water them once a week or once every two weeks, they love being under the full bright light. Cacti comes from different shapes, varieties, color, shade, sizes and more.

Barrel Cactus

It needs plenty of sunlight and a little water, they can survive being watered for only two to three times per month.

Fairy Castle Cactus

The turrets of the stem resemble a castle. The fairy castle cactus rarely bloom flowers, but this slow growing cactus can reach up to six (6) feet in height. This type of cactus are easy to take care of.

Moon Cactus

One of the most popular species of cactus from South Africa. They are type of grafted cactus with a colorful ball-shaped top. They are small and perfect for your indoor plant collection.

Lady Finger Cactus

This type of cactus are perfect for the beginner’s’ succulent garden collection. They love being close to bright sunny windows, placing them in direct sunlight will definitely help them grow.

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